Sep 9, 2012 9:00am EDT
republican retreat in baltimore in january of 2010 len months earlier when the president said not as part of negotiation with congress, it is too soon and wrong time to raise taxes. >> in january 2010 unemployment rate is almost two full percentage points higher than now. that is a selective choice. the president never made. >> the economy is weaker now. sir. the economy is weaker. it was a 2.3 percent back then. >> chris, your clip is trying to suggest that the president's leading concern for economic growth is that we not raise taxes on high income people. it is a focus of tax cuts for people that hire, a higher tax cut rather than abolishes estate tax and cutting by billions was dollars. it didn't work in 2001 when the same people proposed it and used it. >> mr. hubbard you were part of the team in 2001. >> first of all governor romney is talking about tax reform and not large tax cuts. my question for austan following yours, why would we believe that four more years of this policy or hiring tax credits or whatever else the president has on the table will take growth to the next l
Sep 8, 2012 11:00pm EDT
from baltimore county. he asked the owner of the baltimore ravens to silence linebacker brendan iandanagio for supporting gay marriage rights in maryland and he support delegate burns an outspoken and we should say a profanity-laced letter saying in part as i suspect you have not read the constitution, i would like to remind you that the very first, the very first amendment in this founding document deals with the freedom of speech. he also said i can assure you that gay people getting married will have zero affect on your life. they won't come into your house and steal your children. you know what having these rights will make gays do? full-fledged american citizens just like everyone else with the freedom to per sue happiness and all that entails. we reached out to delegate burns and he would not give us a comment. let's expand with the story now. the discussion about the controversy. noah brand is the editor-in- chief of the good men project, an online magazine fostering a discussion around manhood and the question, what does it mean to be a good man? he joining us by skype.
Sep 9, 2012 8:00am EDT
, we've got cool temperatures, 61 at gaithersburg. 63 at baltimore. 62 at dulles. we're feeling that fall chill out there. we're not alone. take a look at this, across areas of the dakotas, 36 degrees right now, unbelievable, 37 in areas of the northern plains. so that's a pretty good indication of the cooler air that's really settling in. we're going to get a gradual warmup as we move through the course of the week. northwesterly flow today, plenty of sunshine. ridge of high pressure in control. that's going to hold us into the week. much cooler, but we'll see plenty of sunshine. by midday today, 76 degrees, sunny and pleasant. and our high today is going to be 77 degrees. light northwesterly winds, as i mentioned. and sunny skies, dry and cooler. by tonight, we'll have temperatures into the 50s. that's going to be pretty much everywhere. our accuweather seven-day forecast, look at this run of sunshine. not bad at all. there is a chance, however, that we could see a spotty shower once we get into the weekend, saturday, maybe sunday, because of another frontal system coming through. but t